Two further Iraq explosions leave 39 dead

Two further explosions have hit Iraq with 39 now killed and 188 wounded, police and hospital sources have told Reuters.


52 killed in Iraq bomb attacks

More than 30 co-ordinated blasts across Iraq have killed at least 52 people and wounded nearly 250. The attacks come on the ninth anniversary of the US-led invasion of Iraq and ahead of next week's Arab League summit in Baghdad.